SMNR: Trade & Investment in Latin America

Class Unique: 29715
This seminar focuses on issues relating to international trade and foreign direct investment in Latin America. After a brief historical overview, we will look at the role of Latin American countries in multilateral trade organizations such as the WTO; regional agreements such as NAFTA, CAFTA, MERCOSUR, the Andean Community and the proposed Transpacific Partnership (TPP); and bilateral trade and investment agreements. Students will be required to write and present a substantial research paper, and to prepare short reaction papers on the weekly reading assignments. There are no prerequisites.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Thursday 2:15 - 4:05 pm TNH 3.128

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Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Not Allowed


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